John Smith's Maghull Novices' Chase (Grade 1) 2m

  • (5yo+, 2m, Class 1, 4 runners)
  • Winner £56,270 2nd £21,200 3rd £10,610 4th £5,300 5th £2,660 6th £1,330 7th £660 8th £340
  • Going: Good, Good to Soft in places
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 55.30s
  • Off time: 14:15:46

Full Result

14:15 Aintree
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st 3 Sprinter Sacre (FR) N J Henderson 6 11-4 B J Geraghty 1/7f
SP 1/7f Took keen hold, tracked leader after 1st, led 6th, clear after 8th, impressive opened 1/6
2nd 13 4 Toubab (FR) P F Nicholls 6 11-4 R Walsh 10/1
SP 10/1 Chased leading pair from 2nd, hit 5th, went 2nd 7th, 3 lengths down when blundered 2 out, well beaten after opened 9/1
3rd 36 2 Kudu Country (IRE) T P Tate 6 11-4 J Reveley 25/1
SP 25/1 Tracked leader until after 1st, held up, hit 6th, mistake 8th, soon went remote 3rd, tailed off opened 28/1
4th 7 1 Australia Day (IRE) P R Webber 9 11-4 D F O'Regan 14/1
SP 14/1 Jumped violently right, led until 6th, mistake and lost touch 8th, tailed off

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £1.10 Straight Forecast £2.36 Exacta £1.90

Jackpot £89,153.33 carried forward to Ffos Las, 15th Apr, 0.5 winning tickets
Placepot £132.30, Pool: £390706.72, 2155.79 winning tickets
Quadpot £95.30, Pool: £18846.89, 146.25 winning tickets